Tag: property owner advice

Landlords beware – blinds and curtain cords can kill

In light of a recent incident of the near strangulation of a toddler in a rental property, Western Australia's Department of Commerce has asked landlords...

Landlord rights and responsibilities: Collecting a rental bond

Being a landlord is more than just collecting rents and maintaining property. It’s about relationships, open communication and mutual trust. As a landlord, it's...

Landlords urged to avoid unnecessary risk in tenant selection

Conducting appropriate due diligence can significantly mitigate the risk of being targeted by 'rogue tenants' and maximise the return on a rental property investment. In response to comments...

Landlords beware: Are you smoke alarm compliant?

WITH just over a week until the official start of winter, it’s a good time for landlords to ensure their smoke alarms are working.